New bishop John Guernsey was invested into the Mid-Atlantic Diocese for the Anglican Church in North America.
Eric Van Meter, over at Ministry Matters discusses ways to minister to college students, one of the most problematic demographics for churches.
Pastor Lillian Daniel, over at the Huffington Post, has a hilarious rant against those who say “I’m spiritual, but not religious,” asserting that being privately spiritual but not religious is not challenging — after all, how hard is to have deep thoughts when you’re walking along the beach? And how unique is it, really, to see God in the sunset? Daniel recognizes the truly rich spiritual experience comes when you live, love, laugh, and learn within the church community, where God confronts you through other people, tradition, worship, and cooperative projects (among other things).
Over at the Ignatius Insight Scoop blog, Carl Olson provides quotations from pope Benedict XVI on saint John Chrysostom, whose feast was celebrated yesterday.